As most know Lupe has been to a lot of FGC related events mainly SFV. So a year later after his infamous win against Daigo “The Beast” Umehara. Capcom has decided to host a launch party for Season 2 SFV. Here’s what the community manager had to say.
Last year, we kicked off Street Fighter V with a launch party featuring our good friend, Lupe Fiasco, challenging the legend, Daigo “The Beast” Umehara, to an exhibition match in San Francisco at the Folsom Street Foundry. This year, we’re returning to the same venue 1 year later to celebrate both the release of Lupe’s highly anticipated album, DROGAS Light, the Capcom Pro Tour and Street Fighter V Season 2’s newest character, coming later this month. Stay tuned for more details next week regarding the newest character.”
Here’s what the event going to include
- Capcom Cup 2016 Grand Finals rematch – Du “Nuckledu” Dang vs. Ricki Ortiz
- Ryan “Filipino Champ” Ramirez vs. Daigo “The Beast” Umehara
- Justin Wong vs. Darryl “Snake Eyez” Lewis
Special guests: Lupe Fiasco, Murs, Dan the Automator, DJ Qbert, Del the Funkee Homosapien and Domino of Hieroglyphics
- Date: February 15, 2017
- Time: 6pm-1am
- Location: Folsom Street Foundry at 1425 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94103
- Age: 18 and over
- Cosplay contest
- Free-to-enter 8-person SFV tournaments for prizes
This is a FREE event and first-come, first-served so be sure to line up early for your chance to get in!
So if you’re in the San Fran area make sure you stop by and chill with SFV and Lupe.